Mikhail Baryshnikov, Anna Sinyakina Set for In Paris at Berkeley Rep
Based on a story by Ivan Bunin, In Paris is a romantic story set in the 1930s, which mixes movement with narrative and design. The story will be told in French and Russian with English supertitles.
In addition to Baryshnikov and Sinyakina, the cast will feature Maxim Maminov, Maria Gulik, Dmitry Volkov, and Polina Butko with Ossi Makkonen and Lasse Lindberg.
The piece will include original music by Dmitry Volkov, and the design team will also feature the work of Maria Tregubova (set and costume design), Damir Ismagilov (lighting design), Andrey Shchukin (movement coach), Alexei Ratmansky (choreography), and Tei Blow (audio and video design).